This site was refreshed and updated on 2 April 2016, incorporating contributions from Howard Marshall, Wendy Marshall, Carlene Riley, Nick Heckstall-Smith, Anna Felton-Page, Bette Hopwood, David & Jenny Mabbs andGeorge Barnes.

A special thank you to Robyn Spurdle for the data on the Leitch / Black families. You can email Robyn at

In addition, new material has been contributed by Jeremy Neate (the Zambras), Simon Shearburn (the Shearburns of Snaith Hall, Yorkshire), Andrew Strainer (more on the Shearburn family) and by George Barnes (the Kohler family).

More data for the Miller family has been added by Ian & Lynne McLeod of Toronto, Canada. I hope you find the person for whom you are looking.

Check out the new "killed in action" index.

Photographs and descriptions of Marshall & Shearburn tombstones at Busbridge Church have kindly been provided by S E Saunders.

Finally, there is a new narrative for the Marshall family being written by David & Jenny Mabbs which they hope to complete shortly.

Please remember that the details of living people have been suppressed. If you have additions, corrections, clarifications or suggestions, please don't hesitate to email me.